Volkswagen new boss has stated he’s dedicated to driving the auto maker’s transformation from gasoline-powered automobiles to electrical ones. However Oliver Blume has additionally been an enormous backer of a distinct strategy to decrease emissions: electrofuels.
Electrofuels are a type of synthetic fuel that produce power the identical means gasoline and diesel do. They combust as a part of a traditional energy drive. However they’re manufactured by mixing water and carbon dioxide to create a low-carbon substitute gasoline for diesel or gasoline engines. Proper now, they’re too costly to make economically. Some consultants consider they may by no means be as low cost as battery electrical automobiles.